The European Museum of the Year Award (EMYA) was founded
in 1977 under the auspices of the Council of Europe, with
the aim of recognising excellence in the European museum
HOW TO APPLY?
All European museums which are not for profit and have
opened or been substantially renewed in recent years can
apply. Please see the Guidelines to check your
Explore the winners and candidates of previous
Here you can explore more about the previous EMYA winners
in different categories.
As an independent charity, EMF depends on the voluntary
work contributed by judges, trustees and national
correspondents, and on the support, grants, and sponsorships
from a number of different partners.